Governor helps open county facilities
July 25, 2018
Governor Matt Mead made an appearance in Sweetwater County last week to celebrate the completion of several Sweetwater County facilities.
Mead flew to Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport near Rock Springs Wednesday and was present for a ribbon cutting on its new general aviation and hangar complex. According to Devon Brubaker, airport manager, nearly all of the funding for the complex came from state and federal sources, which totaled $5.78 million. The only local expenditures made by the airport was $30,000 to correct a septic system problem. The general aviation facility includes a pilot l...